Position Descriptions

We have many opportunities for people to get involved with the Buffalo Food Shelf. Are you a student or organization looking to volunteer hours? Or maybe a concerned community-member looking for ways to help?

Below show some of the available positions here at the food shelf. If you are interested in any of them please contact us to get started. Be sure to also check out the Frequently Asked Questions page to become familiar with our volunteering process.


You will be assisting clients in getting the food items they need throughout the food shelf. At the end of the shopping trip you will need to document the required information.

Front Desk

You will be collecting necessary information and completing documentation.

Donation Site Pick-up

This will entail going to the collection sites and returning the products to the food shelf.